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Alliance International Collaboration Quantum grants Deadline Passed
(January 17, 2024)
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) supports the implementation of the NQS through funding opportunities that build on NSERC ’s sustained investments in quantum...
Alliance International Catalyst Quantum grants March 17, 2024 The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) supports the implementation of the NQS through funding opportunities that build on NSERC ’s sustained investments in quantum...
Arthritis Society - Star Career Development Award Deadline Passed
(May 2, 2023)
The Stars Career Development award was created to help firmly establish the career of early career investigators. This salary and research funding represents a three (3) year commitment by Arthritis...
Arthritis Society Ignite Innovation Grants Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2023)
NEW! - Arthritis Society Canada and the Canadian Dupuytren Society are announcing a new research funding opportunity under the 2023 Ignite Innovation Grant program. Like arthritis, Dupuytren Disease...
Catalyst Grant: National Women’s Health Research Initiative: Innovation Fund - Biomedical Discovery Grants Deadline Passed
(June 7, 2023)
The purpose of the National Women's Health Research Initiative, a joint initiative between CIHR and Women and Gender Equality Canada announced as part of the 2021 federal budget, is to advance a...
Catalyst Grant: SPOR Innovative Clinical Trials (iCT) Deadline Passed
(July 5, 2023)
SPOR Innovative Clinical Trials Initiative Clinical trials are research studies involving human participants that evaluate the efficacy, safety, and effectiveness of clinical treatments and devices...
Indigenous Research Engagement March 31, 2024 Overview Value between $500 and $5,000 Application deadline no deadline  Notice of decision Within four weeks of the submission date...
NSERC-SSHRC Sustainable agriculture research initiative Deadline Passed
(April 24, 2023)
This initiative will fund multidisciplinary, collaborative networks of researchers to address specific research objectives by initiating or accelerating the development of truly transformative...
Transforming Health with Integrated Care (THINC) - Knowledge Mobilization & Impact Hub Deadline Passed
(May 2, 2023)
The Transforming Health with Integrated Care (THINC) Knowledge Mobilization & Impact Hub (herein called the THINC Impact Hub or Hub) is a key component of the THINC initiative, which is led by...
Applied Public Health Chairs Deadline Passed
(April 18, 2023)
In 2020, the APHC program was updated to incorporate findings of a mid-term evaluation and other consultations undertaken by PHAC and CIHR-IPPH. These efforts highlighted an ongoing need to support...
CIHR Research Excellence, Diversity, and Independence (REDI) Early Career Transition Award Deadline Passed
(April 19, 2023)
The first launch of the CIHR Research Excellence, Diversity, and Independence (REDI; pronounced "ready") Early Career Transition Award (2022) will facilitate the transition of promising researchers...
Brain Health: Sleep 2023 program Deadline Passed
(June 27, 2023)
The Weston Brain Institute is pleased to announce the launch of a new funding opportunity. The Brain Health: Sleep 2023 program seeks to reduce the risk and/or slow the progression of...
PRIHS 8 Competition Opens Deadline Passed
(June 5, 2023)
The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System (PRIHS) Program was launched out of a shared commitment to develop research and innovation activities that contribute to health system...
Open Access Publishing Fund No Deadline Overview Value up to $1,500 Application deadline no deadline  Notice of decision Within the month of application Contact Haley...
Groww Cohort Program Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2023)
The Cohort program annually accepts a group of 20 clinical trainees, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and ECRs from across Canada chosen through a competitive application process. Cohort...
Fellowship : Human Frontier Science Program – Fellowship Program | Canadian Institutes of Health Research Deadline Passed
(May 1, 2023)
What Is It?   The Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) is an international program of research support implemented by the International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO). The HFSP...
Alberta Innovates | LevMax - Health Relaunch Deadline Passed
(November 4, 2022)
What Is It?   The LevMax-Health Program leverages the strengths of partners and maximizes the benefits for Alberta. LevMax-Health Fall 2022 This opportunity seeks to leverage high-quality, Alberta...
Alberta Innovates Postdoctoral Fellowships Program Deadline Passed
(December 12, 2022)
Please note - the application deadline has been extended to December 16, 2022. Alberta Innovates (AI) established the Postdoctoral Fellowships (AI PDF) Program to position postdoctoral fellows for...
CIHR Fellowship (CIHR Fellowship: 2022-2023) Deadline Passed
(September 26, 2022)
Application deadline: October 5, 2022 (6 p.m. eastern) Important Dates Competition 202210MFE Application Deadline 2022-10-05 Anticipated Notice of Decision...
Alzheimer's Disease Research Program Request for Proposals Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2022)
Description  BrightFocus provides research funds for U.S. domestic as well as international researchers pursuing pioneering research leading to greater understanding, prevention, and treatment of...
2023 Alberta Gairdner Outreach Program Deadline Passed
(October 15, 2022)
The Gairdner Foundation in partnership with the Alberta provincial government have an established fund for the promotion of science culture and achievement in the province of Alberta. We are issuing...
MS Society of Canada Research Funding Opportunities Deadline Passed
(October 3, 2022)
Discovery Research Grants  The Discovery Research Grant Program is intended to support various research projects aligned with the MS Society of Canada’s (MSSC) new strategic plan. The strategic plan...
The John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award Deadline Passed
(September 24, 2022)
The John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award recognizes the world’s leading researchers who have used rational, scientifically based research to improve the wellbeing of those facing health...
The Canada Gairdner International Awards Deadline Passed
(September 23, 2022)
Description  The Canada Gairdner International Award recognizes outstanding researchers whose unique scientific contributions have increased the understanding of human biology and disease and...
Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 II (BTA12-2) and Era of Hope Scholar Award II (EOHS-2) Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2022)
Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 II (BTA12-2)  Description  Click here for the full website  Applications to the Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) are being solicited...
Lotte and John Hecht Memorial Foundation No Deadline Description  Lotte & John Hecht Memorial Foundation of Vancouver, BC would like to welcome research groups to apply for funding opportunities in the field of major illnesses with primary focus...
NSERC Alliance Missions: Anthropogenic Greenhouse Gas Research Deadline Passed
(September 15, 2022)
NSERC Alliance Missions: Anthropogenic greenhouse gas research  We are pleased to announce that Alliance Missions is returning with a new and exciting challenge to help address climate change,...
Sony Research Award Program Deadline Passed
(September 8, 2023)
As part of one of the world's most innovative and recognizable brands, we are committed to support university research and innovation in the U.S., Canada, India, and select European countries, while...
Alberta Innovates 2022 Water Innovation Program - Call for Proposals Deadline Passed
(September 8, 2022)
Alberta’s population is expected to continue to grow and exceed 6 million people by 2050 and with that, demand for water will continue to increase. Ensuring Alberta has the quality and quantity of...
Mitacs Globalink Research Award | Shastri Indo Canadian No Deadline Shastri Indo Canadian Institute (SICI) (India — travel to Canada and/or travel from Canada) Deadline: Open all year Intern level: Full-time master's and PhD students, and postdoctoral fellows...
Mitacs Globalink Research Award | Université Grenoble Aples (UGA) Deadline Passed
(September 27, 2022)
Université Grenoble Alpes (UGA) (France — travel to Canada) Deadline: July 7 to October 4, 2022 Intern level: Full-time master’s (Master 1 and 2) and PhD students, or postdoctoral fellows Themes...
PDF Dissemination Grant No Deadline Purpose To assist postdoctoral fellows promote their research and enhance the profile of the University of Lethbridge Special Considerations The...
Postdoctoral Fellow Recruitment Deadline Passed
(November 1, 2023)
  OVERVIEW Value  Varies. See detailed description Duration Stream 1: up to 2 years Stream 2: up to 3 years...
Agri-Food and Bioindustrial Innovation Plan No Deadline The objectives of the Agri-Food and Bioindustrial Innovation Program are to: Sustain, grow and optimize productivity and reduce the cost of production of Alberta’s agri-food and bioindustrial...
Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE) - Concepts Deadline Passed
(April 28, 2023)
What Is It? The Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE) - Concepts opportunity serves to advance early-stage health research and innovation that demonstrates high commercial potential in priority...
Media Arts Acquisition Fund Deadline Passed
(November 9, 2022)
The Media Arts Equipment Acquisition Fund supports Canadian professional media arts organizations to develop technical infrastructure that fosters conditions necessary for the vitality and...
Visual Arts and New Media Individual Project Funding Deadline Passed
(August 25, 2022)
This funding provides up to $15,000 to support development of individual Alberta artists, arts administrators, or an ensemble of artists by providing funding for a specific visual arts or new media...
Artist Development Microgrant Deadline Passed
(July 4, 2022)
This program is intended to support professional and business development activities for individual artists and artist collectives. The goal of the program is to contribute to the skills and...
AgriCommunication Program Deadline Passed
(September 23, 2022)
The AgriCommunication Program is a 3-year, up to $8 million federal initiative that will focus specifically on supporting activities which increase appreciation and pride in the contributions of...
Canadian Agri-Food Automation & Intelligence Network (CAAIN) No Deadline Continuous Intake Option Available for Agricultural Innovators The Canadian Agri-Food Automation and Intelligence Network (CAAIN) today launched a $5M call for funding focused exclusively on...
Climate-Smart Agriculture and Food Systems-Interdisciplinary Challenge Teams No Deadline Genome Canada is launching a new Climate Action Genomics Initiative funding opportunity in May 2022. Interdisciplinary Challenge Teams (ICTs) represent the largest, key component of the initiative....
Clorox: (non-quaternary ammonium) anti-microbial actives for cleaning and disinfection Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2022)
For over 100 years, The Clorox Company has been making innovative products that generations of people around the world trust to make their lives and the world a little bit better. Throughout our...
Corteva: Building blocks for sustainable small molecule crop protection solutions Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2022)
Corteva Agriscience is committed to providing sustainable crop protection solutions, including products that meet “green” principles endorsed by the American Chemical Society and sustainability goals...
PepsiCo: Research Opportunities Deadline Passed
(May 31, 2022)
  Description PepsiCo is looking for a first-of-its-kind partnership with a multidisciplinary research team to develop a model to better understand the processing of plant proteins in extrusion...
Climate-Smart Agriculture and Food Systems initiative No Deadline Launched in May 2022, the Climate-Smart Agriculture and Food Systems initiative is investing $30M in cutting-edge genomic research and innovation to reduce the carbon footprint of Canada’s food...
CCS Awards for Excellence in Cancer Research - Inclusive Excellence Prize nominations Deadline Passed
(June 8, 2022)
The Canadian Cancer Society has recognized individuals who have made, and are making, valuable contributions to the cancer research ecosystem in Canada since 1993 through our Awards for Excellence in...
2022 ALS Canada - Brain Canada Discovery Grant Program Deadline Passed
(June 28, 2022)
Together, Brain Canada and the ALS Society of Canada are pleased to announce the continuation of the Discovery Grant Program. The purpose of this program is to invest in the best possible projects...
Alliance International Quantum Grants Deadline Passed
(June 9, 2022)
Quantum science is the study, manipulation and control of systems at the atomic and subatomic level. Quantum technologies are at the leading edge of science and innovation, both in Canada and...
Equity and Access in the Arts Deadline Passed
(May 25, 2022)
Purpose To invest in a thriving and diverse arts community in Edmonton by supporting Edmonton based artists and collectives from communities that face barriers to access. This includes, but is not...
Professional Development for Artists component of Explore and Create Deadline Passed
(May 25, 2022)
The Professional Development for Artists component of Explore and Create supports the career growth of Canadian artists and artistic groups by encouraging participation in a wide range of development...